Free Wifi Password Printables

This post may contain affiliate links, you can read more about it on my Disclosure Page. There are also non-affiliate link for your convenience. I have been on a quest . . . a few quests, really (remember the Haywire part of this blog). I have been on a quest to make…

Host Overnight Guests Like a Pro

I’ve hosted guests overnight multiple times over the years but since moving in September of 2017 I have not had any guests visit us (besides my mom, and she’s not high maintenance).  In a few months though that will  change. We are going with a handful…

Why Travel Should be Your Goal for the New Year

This post contains affiliate links, you can read more about it on my Disclosure Page. There are also non-affiliate links for your convenience. As I type this I am sitting at my kitchen counter. There is a turkey thawing in an igloo water jug, cream cheese warming on the…

Northern Florida Bucket List

Northern Florida is just too far away for us South Florida folk to visit often. It’s still in our state but it takes maybe nine hours to get up there from the Miami and Fort Lauderdale areas. Forget about it if you live in the Keys, it takes…

Go Inside the Gateway Arch in St Louis!

When I was young my family didn’t do a lot of traveling. We spent a lot of time at home during the summers and spring break. We did occasionally go camping in central Florida for Christmas when the weather was typically more dry and temperatures cooler. The first…

Road Trip Essentials

This post contains affiliate links, you can read more  about it on my Disclosure Page. I have some relatives that live far away from my own family and so we find that about once a year (if we can afford it) we travel to see someone somewhere. Typically we used…

How to Earn Money With a Travel Blog

This post may contain affiliate links, you can read more about it on my disclosure page.  I have not reached my one year mark yet with this blog, not even the six month mark. But, I have worked hard and am trying to emulate the dogs in the game so…

Organized Moms Beach Bag

This post may contain affiliate links, you can read more about it on my Disclosure Page. There are also non-affiliate links for your convenience. I remember when (before I was married or had any children) I would ride my bike the 7 miles to the beach early in the…

Save Money When Moving International

This post contains affiliate links, you can read more about it on my disclosure page. There are also non-affiliate links for your convenience. I recently moved back to Florida after living in the United Arab Emirates for close to two years. We lived in Sharjah and were less than…

Southern Florida Bucket List

There is much more to South Florida than beaches, you have to know where to look is all. I grew up in South Florida. I spent a lot of my youth shut indoors reading and doing house work but I occasionally got to go see what was around me. When…

A Cool Moms Packing List & Purse for Dubai

This post contains affiliate links, you can read more about it on my disclosure page. There are also non-affiliate links included for your convenience. A few weeks ago I shared a Girls Guide to Packing for Dubai  as well as a guide to survive that long international flight. There…

Ways to Save for Your Next Vacation

This post contains some affiliate links, read more about it on my Disclosure Page. There are also non-affiliate links for your convenience. I know a small number of people who have money at any given time that they can use for a vacation. I am definitely not one of…

Guide to Survive an International Flight (with kids!)

This post contains affiliate links, you can read more about it on my disclosure page. Get a free carry-on checklist below! You know how long a flight is from the USA to Dubai? From NY, it’s almost 15hrs. Yes, 15hrs. Holy crap, it is such a long…

Get a FREE 5 Day Dubai Itinerary

In July 2017 I went on a vacation with friends from out of town, really it was a “staycation” since I live in Dubai. Before they arrived we asked what things they absolutely wanted to do while they were here, and I added it to our trips itinerary…

Girls Guide to Packing for Dubai

This post contains affiliate links, you can read more about it on our disclosure page. There are also non-affiliate links included in this post for your convenience. This post is for females, and more specifically females without children. You dream or have decided to visit Dubai for a vacation…